Finding Your Research Voice
This workshop exposes participants to techniques like improvisation, physical and vocal exercises, and incorporates multiple presentation assignments to help them find their scientific voice when speaking to fellow scientists, funding agents, and the lay public. An applied series of 6-10 practice sessions to improve the first 10 minutes of a talk to scientific audiences, incorporating performance, trying on new beginnings, peer critique, video feedback, and reworking visuals to engage the audience.
Duration: 6-10 two-hour sessions
Institution: Cornell University